New Year Retreat
Welcoming in the New Year
A Sangha Led Retreat
A Sangha Led Retreat
This retreat is for anyone wanting the opportunity to slow down, recharge and restore. It is ONLY suitable for people who have previously attended at least one 5 day silent meditation retreat.
Take time to connect with:
- Your meditation practice... through following the schedule of a meditation retreat, alternating sitting, and walking meditation sessions.
- Your body... through two daily sessions of mindful movement. Enjoy taking walks in the bush and soaking up the beauty on offer in the retreat centres gardens.
- Your dhamma community...join in a sharing circle; or a discussion group, a once daily opportunity to practice mindful listening and speaking. (topics to be advised). On different evenings, there will be a special session of either poetry; music; a night walk and of course, a New Year's Eve celebration (details to follow).
The retreat will be coordinated and facilitated by two experienced dharma practitioners. It will have a structure and a schedule to create and support a safe, cohesive, and nurturing environment. Click here to check the Retreat Schedule.
At this retreat, you may choose to take part in what is being offered or follow your own guidance.
About the venue
The retreat will be held at the Brahma Kumaris Centre for Spiritual Learning in Wilton, NSW, approximately 75 minutes’ drive from Sydney. Accommodation is in comfortable twin share rooms with en suites. Serene gardens and bushland surround the meditation centre.
When: December 29th 2020 to January 3rd 2021
Times: Arrive 4 pm and finish 2 pm
Where: Brahma Kumaris Centre, Wilton
Cost: The retreat fee covers accommodation and meals.
This retreat is now full. Please apply to be on waiting list by following step one below:
To register is a two step process:
Step 1: Fill up your Registration form
Step 2: Book and Pay - click here
Note: If you will be requesting a scholarship, please complete the registration form as well as the scholarship form below.
Scholarships for all SIM retreats are available for people who need assistance paying the full fee and do not qualify for the concession. Click here for more information. Please note that the deadline for scholarship applications is November 10th.
Covid Update for your Safety:
All necessary precautions will be in place during the retreat. Detailed information on hygiene and distancing rules will be advised prior to the retreat to ensure the safety of all.